Deadline for BioNova’s BioInnovation Challenge – Aug. 9th

July 15, 2019

BioNova’s BioInnovation Challenge (BIC) gives early-stage Health and Life Sciences companies from Atlantic Canada a chance to compete for $25,000 in seed funding and a $30,000 advisory services package to develop their business idea during BioPort 2019 on November 5 & 6 at Pier 21.

Why apply?
In addition to the grand prize and business development training, BIC puts finalists in front of investors, the media and influential people in the industry. The BIC semi-finalists also get pitch training from expert pitch training coach Linda Plano. You can learn more about Linda here.


BioNova will be accepting applications until Friday, August 9th, 2019.

Event Date: November 5th and 6th, 2019
Event Location: Pier 21

Anyone interested in participating in BIC can learn more about eligibility and the evaluation criteria by viewing the BioInnovation Challenge Application.

About BioInnovation Challenge
Since it’s inception in 2011 BIC has provided more than $300,000 in grand prize package value to accelerate start-ups, along with providing over 50 companies the opportunity to participate in the program, each receiving significant training to be positioned for business growth.